A few weeks ago there was a lot of talk about India.Arie lightning her skin and folks asking the question why would she do such a thing? The rumor started after a photo of her surfaced showing her skin lighter than normal.

She has been one of the most socially conscious singers that we have had the pleasure of enjoying their music in quite some time and she is worthy of receiving the accolades that she deserves for her craft.

Check out this interview of her addressing the rumors of skin lighting.